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WHAT: BI/LO/LANCE SNACK FOODS "150" Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Race ...

WHAT: BI/LO/LANCE SNACK FOODS "150" Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Race #10 of 18

WHERE: Greenville-Pickens Speedway, Greenville, S.C. (One Half Mile Paved Oval)

WHEN: Saturday, July 14, 2001

DISTANCE: 150 LAPS (75 MILES)

POSTED AWARDS: $25,850 (Includes $1,600 Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Championship point fund money.)

FIELD: 28 cars (24 positions will be determined through one round of qualifying. Positions 25 and 26 have been established as provisionals for any driver who did not make the field on time, and who is in the top 30 in the current Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Championship points. Two additional positions are available to the top 30 car owners in the current Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring car owner points.)

SANCTION: National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR)

PROMOTOR: Greenville Auto Racing, Inc. <pre> SCHEDULE:

Saturday, July 14, 2001 10:00 a.m. Haulers enter/Registration opens. 10:30 a.m. Gates open/Inspection begins. 12:00 noon Drawing to determine qualifying order. 12:30 p.m. Mandatory Rookie Driver's Meeting. 1 to 3:00 p.m. Practice. 3:15 p.m. Mandatory Driver/Crew Chief Meeting. 5:15 p.m. Time Trials (2 laps) 9:30 p.m. BI-LO/LANCE SNACK FOODS "150" </pre> NOTES OF INTEREST:

*B.J. Mackey won this event in 2000. Four out of the last five races at Greenville have been won by South Carolinians.

*Four MAG KLIP Rookie of the year contenders are in a tight points battle. Tim Nichols leads the MAG KLIP Rookie Points battle coming into this event. Nichols stated, "I cannot wait to get to Greenville-Pickens. It is one of my favorite tracks to run." Nichols made his first career start at the speedway in 1999 and finished in sixth place.

*Current Points Leader Cam Strader will be looking to get back on track after his worst finish of the season at Daytona International Speedway. Strader crashed on lap 47 and lost some ground to Roger Sawyer.

*Top 10 in the 2000 event: 1. B.J. Mackey; 2. Robert Huffman; 3. Ricky Bryant; 4. Johnny Chapman; 5. Cam Strader; 6. Shane Hmiel; 7. Brent Moore; 8. Eric Van Cleef; 9. Keith Roggen; 10. Ned Combs.

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Series NASCAR
Drivers Shane Hmiel , Cam Strader , Robert Huffman , Johnny Chapman